Directions from İzmit to Istanbul

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus MetroTurizm  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Izmit to Istanbul Otogari

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the rideshare from İzmit to İstanbul 64.3 miles

$3

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from İzmit to Gebze Yht / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari

$9 - $13

Bus Pamukkale  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Izmit to Istanbul Otogari

$5 - $6

Train, Metro, ferry  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from İzmit to Pendik Yht
  2. Take the Metro from Kartal to Kadikoy M4
  3. Take the ferry from Kadıköy to Karaköy

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from İzmit to Istanbul 64.3 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from İzmit to Istanbul 64.3 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between İzmit, Turkey and Istanbul, Turkey?

MetroTurizm operates a bus from İzmit to Istanbul hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Kamil Koc also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from İzmit to Gebze
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from İzmit to Pendik
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Izmit to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from İzmit to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Gebze to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Izmit to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Ferry operators
Şehir Hatları
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from İzmit to İstanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from İzmit to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between İzmit and Istanbul is 86 km. The road distance is 103 km.

The cheapest way to get from İzmit to Istanbul is to rideshare which costs 14 ₺ and takes 1 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from İzmit to Istanbul is to taxi which takes 1 h 8 min and costs 230 ₺ - 280 ₺.

It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from İzmit to Istanbul, including transfers.